Farmstead record GRU 083 - Farmstead: Hill Farm

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Summary

Hill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular F-plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yards. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. There has been a partial loss of working buidlings with small modern sheds on site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2182 5161 (120m by 172m)
Map sheet TM25SW
Civil Parish GRUNDISBURGH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Hill Farm is a farmstead visible on the 1st Ed OS map. The farmstead is laid out in a regular F-plan with additional detached elements. The farmhouse is detached and set away from the yards. The farmstead sits alongside a public road in an isolated location. There has been a partial loss of working buidlings with small modern sheds on site.

Recorded as part of the Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project. This is a purely desk-based study and no site visits were undertaken. These records are not intended to be a definitive assessment of these buildings. Dating reflects their presence at a point in time on historic maps and there is potential for earlier origins to buildings and farmsteads. This project highlights a potential need for a more in depth field study of farmstead to gather more specific age data.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Unpublished document: Campbell, G., and McSorley, G. 2019. SCCAS: Farmsteads in the Suffolk Countryside Project.
  • --- Vertical Aerial Photograph: various. Google Earth.
  • --- Map: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey 25 inch to 1 mile map, 1st edition.

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Record last edited

Aug 21 2019 10:47AM

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